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Ann Coulter cancels her speech at UC Berkeley

He said anarchists were "attacking my friends" on the streets. "If the government gets to decide which speech counts as hate speech, the powers that be may later feel free to censor any speech the...

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Trump requiring review of national monuments

The order calls on Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to consider whether monument designations at up to 40 sites should be " rescinded, resized or modified in order to better benefit our public lands ". Z...

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Mike Mayock mock draft: Top 4 picks revealed, two trades

Even the Hall of Fame selection committee seems to dwell unduly on negatives, such as in the case of Terrell Owens. So, it should be no surprise that the draft itself should be impacted. -Caleb Bran...

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UC Berkeley Braces For Violence If Ann Coulter Speaks Or Not

I'm so sorry YAF acquiesced in the cancelation. In emails to The Associated Press, Coulter confirmed that her planned speech on illegal immigration, followed by a question-answer session, was cancelle...

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All in the Family | Trump's potent mix of blood, business

All in the Family | Trump's potent mix of blood, business

As we know, that is. President Donald Trump's connections to Russian Federation remain closer to a Washington fixation than a vote-moving scandal, but some deep-pocketed Democrats are trying to ...

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Turkish warplanes kill 6 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq - army

Turkish warplanes kill 6 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq - army

Meanwhile, activists said intense battles are taking place between the Kurdish People Protection Units (YPG) and the Turkish army, during an attempt of ground intrusion by the Turkish forces in nort...

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Trump slams 'massive federal land grab,' calls for review of national monuments

Zinke's review could lead to a recommendation that Trump rescind, resize or modify existing national monuments, and conservation groups say the order endangers monuments that should be permanently p...

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Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

Gov. Greg Abbott has already vowed to sign the bill into law if it reaches his desk. Other Republican-led states have pushed for similar polices, but Texas would be the first in which police chiefs an...

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Trump signs order aimed at growing US agriculture industry

Trump signs order aimed at growing US agriculture industry

Sonny Perdue , the former governor of Georgia, was confirmed Monday by the U.S. Senate to be U.S. Secretary of Agriculture . The confirmation comes a little over three months after his initial nomi...

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Stocks advance on earnings; Canada dollar, Mexico peso weaken on NAFTA news

Canada responded by saying that the tariff is "unfair and punitive". He called it an honour to deal with both Pena Nieto and Trudeau, and said the end result will make all three countries stronger an...

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Anti-Defamation League: 26 anti-Semitic incidents in HV this year

Anti-Defamation League: 26 anti-Semitic incidents in HV this year

He is in custody in Israel. The increase in anti-Semitic acts comes despite a low level of anti-Semitic attitudes among Americans. Anti-Semitic incidents rose 68 percent from 2015 to 2016, according...

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Late director Jonathan Demme's best known films

Demme also won the Oscar for best director. As an avid music lover , Demme not only directed numerous concert documentaries (including a series of films with Neil Young and, more recently, Justin Tim...

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Holcomb Signs New Bills Into Law

Holcomb Signs New Bills Into Law

Bill opponents say the legislation would discourage a relatively new industry still in its infancy, while utilities contend that they must pay solar power generators more for their energy than it woul...

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Gov. Haslam signs gas tax bill; goes into effect July 1

Gov. Haslam signs gas tax bill; goes into effect July 1

In a final vote Monday, the House agreed to include disabled veterans property tax relief and sent the bill to Haslam's desk. He said it "gives the largest tax cut in Tennessee history and makes the s...

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UC Berkeley cancels Ann Coulter speech over security fears

UC Berkeley cancels Ann Coulter speech over security fears

In a letter to the Berkeley College Republicans , they said the university had been "unable to find a safe and suitable venue for your planned April 27 event featuring Ann Coulter ". "They just up ...

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Democrats' 'unity tour' is highlighting their many divisions

Democrats' 'unity tour' is highlighting their many divisions

At another rally Tuesday night in Louisville, Ky., Sanders said: "We have got to stand together". But Sanders was rallying support on Thursday for Omaha's Democratic mayoral candidate Heath Mello, w...

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Two police officers shot in downtown Seattle; suspect on loose

Two police officers shot in downtown Seattle; suspect on loose

Police say a suspect in the shooting of two Seattle officers after a downtown robbery is dead. One male officer, 30, is in serious but stable condition, according to Harborview Medical Center. "In...

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Bernie Sanders stumps for Heath Mello at Baxter Arena

According to a Suffolk University poll from March, Trump is more popular than the Democratic Party. "We need to be here in Louisville", he said Tuesday night before Sanders took the stage. Again, Sa...

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Republicans keep Kansas House seat in special election

Republicans keep Kansas House seat in special election

The unofficial results were reported by the 17 county election officers in the 4th District on election night. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) also campaigned for Estes in Wichita . A Democrat hasn't represente...

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Xi urges 'restraint' over N. Korea as USA carrier approaches

North Korea has an airbase in Wonsan and missiles have also been tested there. North Korea's military conducted huge live-fire drills Tuesday and issued new warnings that it would defend itself ...

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'Buy American and hire American'

'Buy American and hire American'

Chuck Grassley , would require companies seeking H-1B visas to first make a good-faith effort to hire Americans, a requirement many companies can dodge under the current system; give the Labor Depart...

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Zinke says Trump executive order won't jeopardize public lands

Utah Governor Gary Herbert, and Senators Mike Lee and Orin Hatch, all Republicans, stood beside Trump as he signed the order. President Obama designated the site as a National Monument just a year a...

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11 arrested in Orange during ICE sweep of Florida, Puerto Rico

11 arrested in Orange during ICE sweep of Florida, Puerto Rico

Sessions and Kelly jointly wrote a letter to California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye that defended the right of ICE agents to make arrest where probable cause allows. He has a criminal conviction...

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Democrats Have More Demands After Trump Retreats on Wall

We're doing plans, we're doing specifications, we're doing a lot of work on the wall, and the wall is going to get built". There's an unconventional new president in the White House and Republicans ...

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Trump seeks to shrink federal role in education with new order

Trump seeks to shrink federal role in education with new order

Allen said she's hopeful that DeVos will get rid of the Education Department's guidance to schools on a range of issues - something the secretary could do without involvement from Congress, as she did...

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Negotiations on big spending bill hit new snag

Daniel Donovan (R-N.Y.), who panned the previous effort and said lawmakers still had questions after MacArthur made a presentation during a morning meeting of House Republicans. He told House Minority...

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Tamir Rice lawyer releases videos ahead of officer hearings

Tamir Rice lawyer releases videos ahead of officer hearings

Dispatcher Constance Hollinger was suspended for eight days without pay last month for omitting information about, a punishment that Tamir's mother has called unacceptably light. Rookie cop Loehmann s...

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White House readies executive order to quit NAFTA

White House readies executive order to quit NAFTA

Withdrawing from the trade agreement between Canada, Mexico, and the U.S. was one of Mr Trump's key promises on the campaign trail in 2016. This executive order is one of several ideas being conside...

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UC Berkeley ReInvites Ann Coulter, But There's a Catch

UC Berkeley ReInvites Ann Coulter, But There's a Catch

Coulter has used her Twitter feed in recent days to attack "fake news" about the controversy over her on-again, off-again lecture at the left-wing university. Coulter talked to Sean Hannity about the ...

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Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as secretary of agriculture

Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as secretary of agriculture

The giant, five-year measure covers a range of policies from crop insurance for farmers to nutrition programs for low-income Americans. He was born into a farming family in Bonaire, Georgia, and his...

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